Viola Davis is returning to its roots for its 55th birthday.
On Instagram, the actress revealed that she has bought the former St. Matthews, in South Carolina, where he was born 55 years ago. She shared a picture of the structure where her mom handed it to her with the caption, “Above is the house where I was born August 11, 1965. This is the birthplace of my story. Today in the 55th year of my life … I own it him …. all “.
“You can live long enough to know why you were born,” the Cherokee East Blessing, “she added.
How to escape murder star said before people growing up she viewed the fortune, called the Singleton Plantation, as a place of joy, despite its dark history.
“I think I read a slave story of someone who was on that plantation, which was terrible. 160 acres of land, and my grandfather was a shareholder. Most of my uncles and cousins, they are farmers. This is the choice that they had, “she said, adding,” My grandmother’s house was a one-room hut. I have a picture of her on my phone because I think it’s a beautiful sight. “